Data Engineer / Junior Data Engineer

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Data Analysis & Insights

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  • Salary:

    £32000 - £44000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Whales

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Role - Junior Data Engineer / Data Engineer

Location - Manchester (Central)

Skills - Python, SQL

Salary - up to £44,000 plus 10% bonus.

Oscar Technology have partnered with a Manchester based company to find a pair of Data Engineers as soon as possible. This role is ideal for either someone who has had one or maybe a couple of years in a similar role or we will certainly consider talented graduates who are looking for their first position.

You will be joining an already existing team of 6 Data Engineers and Scientists who role within the business is to build and produce operations machine learning models and analytics.

In this role you will help to build the data architecture and we as data flows and pipelines that are vital pathway in the production of business-critical insights.

We are looking for someone with good skills in Python and ideally SQL but that is really the only major technology requirement. This role is more about the person, we are looking for people who are driven and motivated to progress their careers and learn new things.

As mentioned earlier we are encouraging applications from grads (Bachelors, Masters and PhD) for this role.

What you will be doing

  • To create and maintain data architectures and pipelines that feed machine learning models and analytics.
  • Assist Data Scientists in systemising data analysis projects to be deployed into a production environment
  • Discover new opportunities for data sources from various industry APIs, web scraping and file flows.
  • Liaise with stakeholders in the wider business to help improve data quality, advise on data strategy and understand existing processes
  • To identify and resolve optimisation issues within the existing codebase.
  • To develop and maintain tools for the monitoring and analysis of internal data sets and automated processes.


  • Python - Ideally with libraries such as Pandas, NumPy, Matplotlib
  • SQL
  • Git or other version control
  • Python frameworks such as Flask or Django

The Person

We are looking for a driven, motivated individual who wants to either start their career as a data engineer or take the next step down this path.

This is an excellent opportunity; please don't hesitate to get in touch for more information.


  • 25 days off per year
  • 10% Bonus - performance related.
  • Good Company Pension scheme
  • Private Medical and Dental
  • Cycle to work

Role - Junior Data Engineer

Location - Manchester

Skills - Python, SQL

Salary - up to £44,000 plus 10% bonus.

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